Thai girl, 11, world's youngest drone racing champion (Wanraya…
Thai girl, 11, world's youngest drone racing champion
An 11-year-old Thai girl
became the world's youngest drone racing champion
when she won the women's final at a world competition in:
The Royal Aeronautic Sports Association of Thailand
congratulated the girl through its Facebook page.
competed in the FAI World Drone Racing Championships
a major event certified
by the Federation Aeronautique Internationale
the world's governing body for air sports.
It was held in Shenzhen, China, from Nov 1-4.
wore virtual reality headsets
while steering their drones through gates, obstacles and along multi-level racing tracks.
During the races, lights changed colours to indicate the speeds of the racing drones.
According to FAI
the event brought together drone racers from around the world at the Shenzhen Universiade Sports Centre.